Hindi translation of 'smother'
smother /ˈsmʌðə ˈस्मद़्अ/
Word forms: smothers, smothering, smothered
1. transitive verb
If you smother a fire, you cover it with something in order to put it out.
2. transitive verb
To smother someone means to kill them by covering their face with something so that they cannot breathe.
गला घोंट कर मार डालना
3. transitive verb
To smother something with or in things is to cover it completely with them.
She gathered the baby in her arms and smothered him in kisses.
...cakes smothered in cream and jam.
4. transitive verb
To smother someone means to give them too much love and protection.
बहुत अधिक चाहना
He tends to smother his youngest daughter.
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Example Sentences Including 'smother'
The tension in the car seemed to suck the oxygen from the air and threatened to smother us.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
The rising wind and falling snow would soon smother it, but the charging buck was scorched to obliteration.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
He groped blindly for a kerchief, for the sheet, the pillow, anything to smother the noise.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
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Translation of smother from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary